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Wintery Weather Stretching from the West Coast to the Great Lakes

Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salem, McNary Field (KSLE)

Lat: 44.90778°NLon: 122.995°WElev: 210ft.

Fair

-1°C

31°F

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed NW 6 MPH
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint -7°C (20°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-4°C (25°F)
Last update 08 Dec 1:56 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Salem OR

Winter Storm Warning December 8, 06:00am until December 8, 04:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of snow after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around -2. North wind around 11 km/h.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow before 10am, then snow and sleet between 10am and 4pm, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet after 4pm.  High near 3. North northeast wind 11 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of a centimeter possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of 3 to 5 centimeters possible.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 3 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain or freezing rain, becoming all rain after 7pm.  Low around 3. South wind 11 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of a centimeter possible.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain

    Low: 3 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely before 10am, then showers after 10am.  High near 8. South southwest wind 16 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers

    High: 8 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers.  Low around 4. South southwest wind around 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 4 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 8 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 8 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of snow after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around -2. North wind around 11 km/h. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.
Thursday
Snow before 10am, then snow and sleet between 10am and 4pm, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet after 4pm. High near 3. North northeast wind 11 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of a centimeter possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of 3 to 5 centimeters possible.
Thursday Night
Rain or freezing rain, becoming all rain after 7pm. Low around 3. South wind 11 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of a centimeter possible.
Friday
Rain likely before 10am, then showers after 10am. High near 8. South southwest wind 16 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday Night
Showers. Low around 4. South southwest wind around 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 4.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 4.
Monday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 7.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7.
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Point Forecast:
Salem OR
 44.95°N 123.03°W (Elev. 56 m)
11:44 pm PST Dec 7, 2016
2am PST Dec 8, 2016-6pm PST Dec 14, 2016
 
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